Belongs to cokerlj VANOCKA -- Czech Christmas Bread 
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This is traditionally made at Christmas. Serve sliced with butter or toast it with butter…make French toast or bread pudding with leftovers!
For clear directions on making the braid, go to YouTube and look for Christmas Bread – Vanocka by Czech Cookbook. There will be an instructional video for making the braid. I mix mine different and add more raisins and additional dried fruit.

You might need to buy:
  • salt
  • large lemon for zest
  • egg yolks
  • melted butter
  • Golden raisins
  • cut up dried apricots
  • additional whole eggs to brush over braid
  • Sliced Almonds
  • granulated sugar + 1 tablespoon for yeast
  • milk
  • Powdered Sugar
Belongs to cokerlj Jalapeno Red Christmas Jelly with Cream Cheese 
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Good, easy.

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  • or cream cheese
  • Greens Sausage House.)
  • small jar red jalapeño jelly (I get mine at
  • Crackers
Belongs to cokerlj Smoked Turkey in Big Green Egg 
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Best Darn Smoked turkey ever!!!
You can find complete instructions on the internet at the Big Green Egg site…“YOUR TURKEY CHEAT SHEET”. But we learned a lot so here are some things that we recommend!

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  • Brine over night.
  • The next morning remove from brine drain and rinse. Inject with your favorite seasoning. I like to inject with Butter (I use half salted and half unsalted.
  • Sprinkle salt and pepper into cavity.
  • PREPARING TURKEY:
Belongs to cokerlj How to cook Medium of Long Grain White Rice 
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Belongs to cokerlj Fresh Orange Cake 
serves 12
You might need to buy:
  • Orange Butter Frosting:
  • buttermilk
  • salt
  • baking soda
  • all-purpose flour
  • eggs
  • sugar
  • shortening
  • orange juice
  • pecan pieces
  • chopped dates
  • raisins
  • medium oranges
  • lemon juice
  • sifted powdered sugar
  • light corn syrup
  • orange juice
  • grated orange rind
Belongs to cokerlj Angel Wings 
You might need to buy:
  • sparkling sugar

Beautiful appetizer! Delicious
I got sooo many compliments on this and requests for this recipe.

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  • Cauliflower tiny pieces
  • Broccoli flowerets
  • orange bell pepper
  • yellow bell pepper
  • green bell pepper
  • red bell pepper
  • combination of the following:
  • -
  • cream cheese
  • Helmans mayonnaise
  • Ranch salad dressing dry mix
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Belongs to cokerlj Original Chex Mix 

I like more seasonings than called for so I kind of pile up the seasoned salt, garlic powder and onion powder. I add an extra tablespoon of Worcestershire sauce too.
Recipe also calls for a cup of garlic flavor bagel chips, I don’t care for these and compensate with more cereals. Some people will add Gold Fish snacks.

You might need to buy:
  • Corn Chex
  • Rice Chex
  • Wheat Chex
  • mixed nuts
  • bite size pretzels
  • garlic flavor bite-size bagel chips
  • butter or margarine
  • Worcestershire sauce
  • seasoned salt
  • garlic powder
  • onion powder
Belongs to cokerlj Blackened Catfish 
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I combined several recipes taking what I liked out of each. My kids asked for the recipe so I guess it was good

You might need to buy:
  • black pepper
  • garlic powder
  • catfish filets
  • paprika
  • Cajun Seasoning
  • sugar
  • cayenne pepper
  • Vegetable oil as needed.

Saw this on Facebook. Looked amazing will try soon. Well, I tried this. It was very good but sooo much work.

You might need to buy:
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • CHICKEN—
  • chicken breasts skinless boneless
  • Salt to season
  • onion powder
  • parsley
  • thick slices mozzarella cheese
  • freshly grated Parmesan cheese
  • GARLIC PARMESAN CREAM SAUCE—
  • olive oil
  • large cloves garlic minced
  • Dijon mustard
  • 1. 1/2 cups half and half
  • fresh grated Parmesan cheese
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • corn starch mixed with 2 teaspoons water
  • fresh parsley chopped
  • fresh parsley chopped
  • garlic minced
  • brown mushrooms
  • butter
  • MUSHROOMS—